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The Resource Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel

Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel

Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C
Title
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C
Statement of responsibility
George Frideric Handel
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
SNN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handel, George Frideric
Date time place
Recorded live, June 13-14, 1987, in the Stadthalle Göttingen
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Donna Brown, soprano ; Carolyn Watkinson, contralto ; Ashley Stafford, countertenor ; Nigel Robson, tenor ; Stephen Varcoe, bass ; Monteverdi Choir ; English Baroque Soloists ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1631-1700
  • 1952-
  • 1685-1759
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dryden, John
  • Brown, Donna
  • Watkinson, Carolyn,
  • Stafford, Ashley,
  • Robson, Nigel
  • Varcoe, Stephen,
  • Gardiner, John Eliot,
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Monteverdi Choir,
  • English Baroque Soloists,
Series statement
Digital classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dryden, John
  • Cantatas, Secular
Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Philips: 422 053-2 (on labels: 422 054-2--422 055-2)
  • The 1st work is a secular cantata
  • Sung in English; words by John Dryden
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Winton Dean in English with German translation, by Jean-François Labie in French and by Gloria Staffieri in Italian, biographical notes on performers, and vocal text with French, German and Italian translations (88 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Also issued as analog discs (422 053-1) and cassettes (422 053-4)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191828368
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (99 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
2894220532
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 422 053-2
  • 422 054-2--422 055-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Alexander's feast, or, The power of music ; Concerto grosso in C, George Frideric Handel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Philips: 422 053-2 (on labels: 422 054-2--422 055-2)
  • The 1st work is a secular cantata
  • Sung in English; words by John Dryden
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Winton Dean in English with German translation, by Jean-François Labie in French and by Gloria Staffieri in Italian, biographical notes on performers, and vocal text with French, German and Italian translations (88 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Also issued as analog discs (422 053-1) and cassettes (422 053-4)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191828368
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (99 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
2894220532
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 422 053-2
  • 422 054-2--422 055-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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